Royal Central School of Speech and Drama

Course Introduction

This pathway enables students to explore key elements of dramaturgy, playwriting and contemporary approaches to writing for performance, combining the practical and theoretical study of theatre, performance and applied theatre practices.Students will engage with professional writers and theatre practitioners to create and interrogate their own work, and the practices of others, as well as experimenting with writing for a variety of contexts.

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees
3 years
Full Time
BA (Hons) £17,135  Academic year. First year overseas fees
3 years
Full Time
BA (Hons) £9,000  Academic year. First year home fees

Qualifications required:

  • SQA Higher
  • International Baccalaureate
  • GCE A-level BBB
  • BTEC National Diploma
  • SQA Advanced Higher
  • GCE AS-level
  • GCSE/SQA Standard Grade
  • BTEC National Award
  • BTEC National Certificate (12 units)
  • Course specific
  • BTEC Scottish Higher National Certificate
  • BTEC Scottish Higher National Diploma